Information on Confederate and Union soldiers buried in Fannin County can be accessed through the Fannin County GenWeb site. Go to the Military Page and click on "Civil War - CSA" or "Civil War - Union" for a list of those soldiers. There are obituaries for many of them.
Considerable information on the Civil War and Fannin County is on the Honey Grove Preservation League website.
Read two articles written by John W. Connelly (Old Choc) in 1907.